The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity, from the Year 1785, as are Still of Practical Utility. 1785-1866, Volume 127
Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead
Sweet & Maxwell, limited, 1911
Act of Parliament action aforesaid alleged Amersham amount annuity appears applied appointed arbitrator authority bill of exchange bills of lading burial board charge charter-party churchwardens claim clause clerk COCKBURN Coleshill Commissioners common law condition contended contract corporation costs Court court of equity covenant coverture CROMPTON damage death debt deceased declaration deed defendant delivered duty entitled ERLE evidence executors fund given heirs held intended interest Judge judgment jury justices L. J. Ch land lease legacies liable London Lord matter ment mentioned notice opinion owner paid parish parties payable payment personal estate plaintiff plea premises present provisions purchase purpose Quarter Sessions question Railway Company reason referred rent respect rule sect shares ship solicitor Stapleford Abbotts stat statute testator testator's thereof tion Tolleshunt Knights trustees vestry VICE-CHANCELLOR Vict William William Jordan words
Page 860 - But when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself, he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided against it by his contract.
Page 823 - Where two parties have made a contract which one of them has broken, the damages which the other party ought to receive in respect of such breach of contract should be such as may fairly and reasonably be considered either arising naturally — ie, according to the usual course of things, from such breach of contract itself — or such as may reasonably be supposed to have been in the contemplation of both parties at the time they made the contract, as the probable result of the breach of it.
Page 906 - ... except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold, and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part...
Page 431 - ... provided, that such distress be made within the space of six calendar months after the determination of such lease, and during the continuance of such landlord's title or interest, and during the possession of the tenant from whom such arrears became due.
Page 250 - That he is the applicant in the foregoing application, that he has read the same and knows the contents thereof, and that the same is true of his own knowledge, except as to the matters therein stated on information and belief, and as to those matters he believes it to be true.
Page 256 - That he is the petitioner herein; that he has read the foregoing petition and knows the contents thereof, and' that the same is true of his own knowledge, except as to the matters therein stated to be alleged on information and belief, and as to those matters he believes it to be true.
Page 588 - ... prefix to every name its proper number, beginning the numbers from the first name, and continuing them in a regular series down to the last name...
Page 860 - ... but when the party by his own contract creates a duty or charge upon himself, he is bound to make it good, if he may, notwithstanding any accident by inevitable necessity, because he might have provided...
Page 369 - AB is a [lunatic, or an idiot, or a person of unsound mind], and a proper person to be taken charge of and detained under care and treatment, and that I have formed this opinion upon the following grounds, viz: 1.